Museum Studies Program Blog

Oct 26 – African Art in Museums: Ethical Quandaries

Ethical Quandaries Friday, October 26, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Helmut Stern Auditorium, UMMA African Art in Museums: Ethical Quandaries “Where do you think your ancestors got these?” asks Eric Killmonger in the recent Black Panther film. Join us for a discussion facilitated by African Art Historian Ray Silverman with...

Sept 29 – Expansive Realities: A Longer History of the “Virtual” in Art, Architecture, and Visual Culture

Expansive Realities: A Longer History of the “Virtual” in Art, Architecture, and Visual Culture September 29th, 9:00AM – 5:00PM Helmut Stern Auditorium, UMMA   This fall’s biennial U-M History of Art Graduate Student Symposium: Expansive Realities: A Longer History of the “Virtual” in Art, Architecture,...

MSP alumni and Academic Program Manager for Public Scholarship writes article on scholarship and career paths

Joe Cialdella is an MSP alumni (MSP09) who now works as the Academic Program Manager for Public Scholarship at the University of Michigan’s Rackham Graduate School.  In his recent article, “Connecting Public Scholarship and Professional Development,” Joe recommends four strategies for expanding how to...